Dr Faissal Aziz is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology and Polydisciplinary Faculty at Cadi Ayyad University, Morocco. He is also Principal Researcher at the National Center for Studies and Research on Water and Energy of the same university and an Associate Researcher in the Functional Materials Division and Nano Characterisation Centre at the Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden. He is a Young Researcher at the MENA NWC (Middle East and North Africa Network of Water Centers of Excellence) in Nanotechnology, focusing on the field of water treatment.
Faissal is currently supervising six theses on water treatment and has published over 30 papers and co-edited one book. In addition, he has more than 60 conference and seminar presentations to his credit, of which more than 10 have been plenary, keynote and invited lectures. He is a member of the steering committee of the new Water-Energy-Food Nexus Network for the MENA region and is active in several national and international water treatment organizations.